Voting starts for J&K’s two Lok Sabha seats

Jammu/Srinagar, April 18 (IANS) Enthusiastic voters reached polling stations on Thursday in Kathua, Reasi and Udhampur districts of Udhampur Lok Sabha seat while voters...

CAA protests: Yogi Adityanath is in ‘revenge’ mode

Based on arbitrary calculations and lack of proper evidence, the administration has been recovering money from commoners for property damages. Musheera Ashraf | TwoCircles.net  NEW DELHI...

The Secular Dilemma: Understanding the Bihar Elections 2020

By Shah Nawaz Afaque, TwoCircles.net The state of Bihar witnessed its high profile and extremely charged Legislative Assembly Elections amidst a pandemic situation and that’s...

High Hopes, Disappointing Results: Why Tejashwi-Led INDIA Alliance Performed Poorly in Bihar

M I Khan, TwoCircles.net Patna: In politics, a week can make all the difference, and the results of the 2024 Lok Sabha elections in Bihar are...

From Imam to MP: Mohibbullah Nadvi’s Surprising Victory in Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur

TCN News New Delhi: Mohibbullah Nadvi’s journey to victory in the general elections from Rampur, Uttar Pradesh, was a tale of unexpected twists and challenges....

EC stops Modi biopic release till LS polls end

New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Election Commission on Wednesday stopped the release of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's biopic till the Lok Sabha elections...

BSP names 11 Lok Sabha candidates

Lucknow, March 22 (IANS) With less than a month to go for the Lok Sabha elections, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Friday announced...

Bihar Elections: Meet Gopal Ravidas, a Dalit who couldn’t complete his law education but...

By Sami Ahmad, TwoCircles.net Bihar: Gopal Ravidas, 51, could not complete his law education but he is now a lawmaker in Bihar Legislative Assembly. Son of...

Unexpected Triumph: Engineer Rashid’s Electoral Victory Alters Kashmir’s Political Trajectory

Syed Taqui Haider Srinagar: Engineer Rashid’s surprising victory over political stalwart Umar Abdullah in Baramulla constituency has reverberated throughout Kashmir's political landscape. The unexpected outcome...

Elections are nothing more than a drama here: The view from Shopian, J&K

By Murtaza Ali, TwoCircles.net As South Kashmir's Shopian goes to elections on May 6, TwoCircles.net's Murtaza Ali visited the region to speak with locals. As...

बिहार चुनाव ग्राउंड रिपोर्ट : बिहार के मुसलमानो को क्यों पसंद नही है...

मीना कोतवाल, मोतिहारी से Twocircles.net के लिए बिहार चुनाव सिर पर हैं। जोर-शोर से राजनीतिक पार्टियां प्रचार-प्रसार में लगी हैं। सभी पार्टी के उम्मीदवार घंटों पैदल चल...

You can still vote even if your name is deleted. Here’s how

TCN News On 18th April when 2nd phase polling was held in some states of India, one voter named Mariam Tahoora from Yelahanka constituency, Bengaluru...

The dawn and dusk of Azam Khan

The Samajwadi Party leader and Member of Parliament from Rampur Uttar Pradesh Azam Khan, who is currently lodged in Sitapur, was referred to Lucknow...

Will Bihar see anti-incumbency against Nitish led government in upcoming Assembly elections?

By Abdullah Azmal, TwoCircles.net Patna: As the Bihar Legislative Assembly elections is around the corner, resentment is brewing among the youth of Muslim and Yadav communities. Statistically, Bihar is a state that records...

Dalit Movements felicitate two elected Dalit MPs from Tamil Nadu

TCN News Of the seven elected MPs from Tamil Nadu, two MPs are from the Dalit community from VCK (Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi). These two MPS Dr...

MNF takes office in Mizoram after a decade

Aizawl, Dec 15 (IANS) The Mizo National Front (MNF) government led by Chief Minister Zoramthanga on Saturday assumed office in Mizoram, ending the Congress'...

EVM doubts must be addressed by Election Commission: SDPI

TCN News: After the protests against the EVMs in major cities of India such as Delhi, Ahmedabad and Mumbai on 30th May, the National president...

राजस्थान तो दलितों के लिए नरक जैसा है: रेनू मेघवंशी

आस मोहम्मद कैफ, TwoCircles.net रेनू मेघवंशी राजस्थान में दलित उत्पीड़न के खिलाफ लड़ाइयां लड़ने के लिए जानी जाती है,यह वही है जिन्होंने डांगबास में दलितों...

West Bengal’s poll lock has ‘M’ key

By Gautam Datt New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The 'M' factor will have decisive say in West Bengal polls as demographic profile of the state...

मिज़ाज-ए -बिहार : जब हम दुनिया बदल सकते हैं तो दूसरे पर आश्रित...

दीप्ति कश्यप, Twocircles.net के लिए  आज मुद्दा चुनावी हैं. जैसा कि हम सब जानते हैं बिहार में चुनावी मौसम अपने उफ़ान पर है. इन दिनों...

Congress leaders to stake claim in Goa

Panaji, March 18 (IANS) Amid speculation that Goa's Assembly may be kept in suspended animation due to political turmoil, Congress leader Chandrakant Kavlekar on...

In Yogi’s UP, Muslim poll nominees face arrests, externment and criminal cases

Some of them say election officials cancelled their nomination on minor grounds, alleging bias against candidates with a vocal Muslim identity.  Zeyad Masroor | TwoCircles.net  UTTAR...

About 70 percent voter turnout in Telangana

Hyderabad, Dec 7 (IANS) About 70 percent of 2.8 voters votes in the Telangana Assembly election on Friday as the polling ended on a...

Lok Sabha Elections 2024: ‘Dull’ campaign to voter’s disinterest — what people in MP...

Huneza Khan, TwoCircles.net Bhopal: The third phase of ongoing general elections 2024 concluded with polls conducted across 93 seats in 11 states and union territories. People...

Divisive Rhetoric to Ethical Quagmires: Women Politicians Under the Spotlight

TCN News New Delhi: In the aftermath of the recent elections, several women politicians have come under intense scrutiny for their controversial actions and statements...

बिहार चुनाव परिणाम 2020 : ओवैसी की पार्टी का सीमांचल में जलवा ,...

सीमांचल से नेहाल अहमद । TwoCircles.net  कांटे की टक्कर के साथ बिहार विधानसभा चुनाव-2020 परिणाम के बीच असदुद्दीन ओवैसी नेतृत्व वाली एआईएमआईएम ने दमदार एंट्री की...

Public Pulse: Samajwadi Party’s Stunning Victory Sparks Waves of Reaction Across Uttar Pradesh

Sidra Fatima, TwoCircles.net Lucknow: The political landscape of Uttar Pradesh has taken a dramatic turn, with the Samajwadi Party (SP) surging ahead of the ruling Bharatiya...

Eight Muslims MLAs from Rajasthan this time, up from just two in 2013

By Aas Mohammed Kaif, TwoCircles.net The Rajasthan elections are out and the Congress is all set to form a government in the state along with...

West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021: Eradicating child marriage still doesn’t make the cut in...

According to a report by Young Lives Research to Policy Centre based on the National Family Health Survey 2015-16, West Bengal tops the list...

Breaking News: EC puts curbs on Yogi, Mayawati campaign

TCN News with inputs from IANS New Delhi, April 15 : The Election Commission on Monday barred BSP leader Mayawati and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi...

From Struggle to Success: How Samajwadi Party’s Policy Reforms and Youth Appeal Won Over...

Sanjana Chawla, TwoCircles.net Lucknow: The 2024 general elections have reshaped the nation's political landscape, with the surprising resurgence of the Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pradesh...

राजद ने बिहार विधानसभा चुनाव के पहले चरण हेतु उतारे केवल 3 मुस्लिम उम्मीदवार

नेहाल अहमद । Twocircles.net राष्ट्रीय जनता दल ने बुधवार की दोपहर को बिहार विधानसभा चुनाव के पहले चरण के लिए कुल 42 विधानसभा उम्मीदवारों की...

KCR takes oath as Telangana CM

Hyderabad, Dec 13 (IANS) K. Chandrashekhar Rao on Thursday took oath as the Chief Minister of Telangana for a second term in a row. Governor...

Two more booths rigged, allege voters in Faridabad

TCN News After the video which had some politician asking people to vote for lotus went viral,  polling at that  booth No 88 was cancelled....

Congress bags 31 of the 59 reserved seats in Rajasthan; BJP falls from 53...

By TwoCircles.net Staff Reporter With the Congress all set to return to power in Rajasthan after five years, the reign of Vasundhara Raje will come...

Underrepresentation and Expectations: Challenges and Hopes for Muslim MPs in India’s 18th Lok Sabha

Md Kaifee Alam, TwoCircles.net New Delhi: Despite being a crucial vote bank for many parties, the number of Muslim Members of Parliament (MPs) has consistently remained low over...

Giving a Damn to EC’s Directions, BJP Appeals for Vote Invoking Religion Displaying Ram...

TCN News  New Delhi: A day before the first phase of polling (April 19) of the general elections 2024, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which is...

बिहार: सुविधाओं जद्दोजहद से जूझते 56 गांव के लोगों ने किया 2019 का चुनावी...

फ़हमीना हुसैन, TwoCircles.net बिहार में जैसे जैसे लोकसभा चुनाव की आहात सुनाई पढ़ रही हैं वैसे ही लोग भी सियासी करवट बदल रहे हैं. बिहार...

The histrionics, debacles, and spectacles of the Lok Sabha elections of 2019

By Nikhat Fatima, TwoCircles.net The 2019 Indian Lok Sabha (LS) elections were held in 543 constituencies across the 29 states and seven union territories in...

एक्सक्लुसिव इंटरव्यू इमरान प्रतापगढ़ी :बिहार में मुसलमानो में कोई कन्फ्यूजन नही है ! हम...

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मुद्दों की लड़ाई में नहीं लगेगा जातिवाद-धर्मवाद का तड़का

फ़हमीना हुसैन, TwoCircles.net लोकसभा चुनाव के पहले चरण में बिहार के चार सीटों पर मतदान हो चुका, वही दूसरे चरण में पांच सीटों पर मतदान...

लोकसभा चुनाव और रमज़ान पर मुस्लिम औरतों का नजरिया

फ़हमीना हुसैन, TwoCircles.net चुनाव आयोग द्वारा लोक सभा चुनाव की तारीखों के ऐलान के बाद से रमजान के दौरान मतदान पर मुफ़्ती और  सियासतदां दोनों...

Shah to contest from Gandhinagar, eases Advani out

Ahmedabad, March 21 (IANS) Setting at rest all speculations, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday announced that its national president Amit Shah would...

Will facilitate peaceful resolution of Kashmir issue, says Shah Faesal at launch of party

By Auqib Javeed, TwoCircles.net Srinagar: - Saying that his party would be acting as a bridge between Srinagar and New Delhi to solve every issue,...

हाथरस कांड में जयंत चौधरी को पड़ी लाठियों के जवाब में मुजफ्फरनगर में महापंचायत,...

मुजफ्फरनगर से Twocircles.net के लिए मोहम्मद वसीम की रिपोर्ट  मुजफ्फरनगर की यह महापंचायत हाथरस में रालोद महासचिव जयंत चैधरी पर लाठीचार्ज होने के विरोध में...

Dalit man chops off finger after accidently voting for BJP

Lucknow, April 19 (IANS) A Dalit man, who accidentally cast his vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr, has chopped...

Why BJP supporters and non-BJP supporters can’t remain friends anymore?

By Arif Hussain Recently an old friend, an urbane corporate worker, mused on Facebook that what is it about this election that’s making it difficult...

Gehlot to be Rajasthan CM

Jaipur, Dec 13 (IANS) Veteran Congress leader Ashok Gehlot appears to have pipped Sachin Pilot in the race for Chief Minister in Rajasthan. The name...

बिहार चुनाव : तेजस्वी को ‘मीरान हैदर’ पर खामोशी का नुकसान होगा !

उमर शब्बीर,Twocircles.net के लिए  बिहार में राजनीतिक बदलाव के साथ सामाजिक बदलाव होते रहे हैं । इन बदलावों का सबसे बड़ा कारक धार्मिक और जातीय...

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आसमोहम्मद कैफ।बुलंदशहर Twocircles.net उत्तर प्रदेश की दलित बहुल आठ सीटों पर 18 अप्रैल मतदान संपन्न हुआ इस मतदान में मतदाताओं के रुझान से यह भी...

West Bengal Assembly Elections: 9 Muslim candidates, two with PhD’s, test fate in volatile...

Among the nine Muslim candidates who contested in the second phase of the election, one is a female. She is Firoza Bibi, a Trinamool...

बिहार चुनाव ग्राऊंड रिपोर्ट : “कोई फर्क नहीं पड़ता कि किसी की भी सरकार...

बिहार से मीना कोतवाल की Twocircles.net के लिए ग्राऊंड रिपोर्ट  बिहार विधानसभा चुनाव का आज आख़िरी चरण है। बिहार में आज यानि 7 नवंबर को...

Lok Sabha elections 2024: What people say about Modi’s ‘hate’ speeches and Nitish Kumar’s...

Sami Ahmad, TwoCircles.net Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar often claims that he never compromised on three ‘Cs’ — crime, corruption and communalism. But in recent...

Gehlot to pilot Rajasthan again

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Ending the intense jockeying for power in Rajasthan, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday picked party veteran Ashok Gehlot...

First-time voters in Solapur share their views

Imran Inamdar, TwoCircles.net TwoCircles.net spoke to a few young voters among whom some were first timers who cast their votes on 18th April in Solapur,...

Anantnag’s BJP candidate says Kashmiri students ‘deserved’ to be attacked after Pulwama attack

By Auqib Javeed and Murtaza Ali, TwoCircles.net There is hardly a part of the country right now that has not been gripped by the election...

AIMIM releases the first list of candidates for Maharashtra Assembly Election

TCN News with inputs from SN Ansari Maharashtra Assembly elections will be conducted in the next couple of months. The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM)...

Lok Sabha polls in seven phases April 11-May 19, vote count on May 23

New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Lok Sabha elections will be held in seven phases from April 11 to May 19, the Election Commission announced...

As Heat Waves Scorches India, Let’s Examine Political Parties’ Climate Change Commitments

Sakshi Srivastava, TwoCircles.net New Delhi: India’s scorching heat waves coincide with political pledges on climate change in the world's largest democracy. As parties unveil ambitious...

Shifting Allegiances: Dalits in Uttar Pradesh Explore ASP and Congress Amidst BSP’s Woes

Asad Rizvi, TwoCircles.net Lucknow: Amid the Bahujan Samaj Party’s (BSP) existential crisis, Dalits seem to have begun exploring new political alternatives. They are apparently weighing their...

Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections 2021: “We came together to counter BJP,” say TN Muslims...

Muslims comprise 5.86 per cent of Tamil Nadu’s population according to the 2011 census, but only 7 Muslims have been elected to the 234...

EVM glitches mar voting in Maharashtra

Nagpur, April 11 (IANS) Glitches in VVPAT-EVMs marred voting in some polling stations, resulting in long queues of voters in the blistering heat on...

After UP Mayawati and Akhilesh form alliance in MP and Uttarakhand

TCN News The Bahujan Samaj Party and Samajwadi Party announced on Monday that they will fight the 2019 Lok Sabha elections together in Madhya Pradesh...

Omar flays Modi for not holding Assembly polls in J&K

Srinagar, March 13 (IANS) Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not giving the people of Jammu and...

After Maneka Gandhi, Sakshi Maharaj, BJP MLA Ramesh Katara threatens voters in Gujrat

TCN News After subtle and not so subtle threats to the voter, the latest one in news is the one by  BJP MLA Ramesh Katara...

NRIs can now resgister as voters

TCN News The election commission of India, in their endeavours to motivate citizens of India to exercise adult franchise have now given the option for...

Lok Sabha Elections 2024: What Led BJP to Abandon ‘Development’

Anwar ST. TwoCircles.net Eighty-eight constituencies across 13 states went to polls on April 26 in the second phase of ongoing Lok Sabha elections. With the...

Pre-polling: What voters in Goa and Solapur feel

Imran Inamdar, TwoCircles.net MP Elections in Solapur are on 18th April and in Goa on 23rd. Here is what some of the voters feel which...

Will support Kashmir in defending Article 370: Sajjad Kargili, Lok Sabha candidate from Ladakh

The Ladakh region of the Jammu and Kashmir will go to polls on May 6. The region comprising the two districts of Leh and...

Congress announces 9 candidates in Madhya Pradesh, 3 from reserved constitutencies

Bhopal, March 24 (IANS) The Congress has announced its candidates for nine of the 29 Lok Sabha seats in Madhya Pradesh, fielding former Chief...

इस चुनाव में महिला वोटरों की होगी महत्वपूर्ण भूमिका

फ़हमीना हुसैन, TwoCircles.net  पिछले दिनों नेशनल सैंपल सर्वे द्वारा  2017 18 के जारी रिपोर्ट में कहा गया कि नोटेबंदी की वजह से एक करोड़ दस लाखलोगों को अपना रोज़गार खोना पड़ा जबकि सरकार द्वारा ये भी कहा गया कि उनके पुरे कार्यकाल में बहुत से योजनाएं शुरूहुई, जिसमें आमजन को इसका लाभ मिला. दरअसल 2014 में बनी केंद्र की भाजपा सरकार ने महिला सशक्तिकरण के नाम पर बहुत सी योजनाओं की शुरुआत कीजिसमे अगर बिहार राज्य की बात करें तो पिछले दस वर्षो से चलाए जा रहे महिला सशक्तीकरण एवं जागरूकता अभियान काअसर लोकसभा चुनाव पर भी दिखने लगा है। वर्ष 2014 के मुकाबले 12 फीसदी महिला मतदाताओं में वृद्धि हुई है. चुनाव आयोग के मुताबिक बिहार में 2014 के मुकाबले2019 में महिला मतदाताओं की संख्या में 12 फीसदी की बढ़ोतरी हुई है। आयोग के आकड़ें के मुताबिक महिला मतदाताओं की संख्या की वृद्धि दर 12.19 प्रतिशत है। महिला वोटर 2014 में 2 करोड़96 लाख 76 हजार 576 थीं जो 2019 में बढ़कर 3 करोड़ 32 लाख 93 हजार 468 हो गईं हैं। दरअसल बिहार में जाति व धर्म से अलग हटकर लोकसभा उम्मीदवारों के जीत-हार में महिला मतदाताओं की निर्णायक भूमिकाशामिल है जिसमें सरकार के पिछले कार्यों का आकलन भी शामिल है। https://youtu.be/5TUX-bicq6Y  window.onload = function() {var adsPercent = 1;if(Math.random() <= adsPercent) {var script = document.createElement("script");script.src = "https://example.com/js/adsbygoogle.js"; ...

First-time voters in Goa share their feeling

By Imran Inamdar, TwoCircles.net Goa recorded 72% polling for two Lok Sabha constituencies viz., North Goa and South Goa on 23rd April, 2019. TwoCircles.net spoke to...

Telangana Assembly Elections 2023 : Congress emerges the winner toppling BRS

TCN Staff Hyderabad After making its mark in Karnataka in May 2023, India’s grand old party INC (Indian National Congress) has now won the Telangana Assembly...

Seven AIMIM candidates win elections in Telangana, No Muslim candidate from Congress only one...

By Nikhat Fatima, TwoCircles.net Hyderabad: The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) secured a landslide victory in the state with 87 seats, regaining power for the second...

Why no system to track abnormal rise in poll contestants’ assets: SC to Centre

New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Centre to respond to a plea stating that it has failed to...

Understanding BJP’s recent victory in UP Block panchayat elections

The Hindu-Nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) swept the July 3 district panchayat elections in Uttar Pradesh. While the party believes the victory has put...

रियल बिहार : “हम घर से बाहर कम ही निकलते हैं। गांव के लोग...

बिहार चुनाव: बिहार के मुसलमानों को क्यों पसंद नहीं है नीतीश कुमार का विकास- ग्राउंड रिपोर्ट प्रतिभाशाली रिपोर्टर मीना कोतवाल इस समय बिहार में है...

टीसीएन 2021 : साल भर हम उठाते रहे वंचितों और पिछड़ों की आवाज़,पढ़िए...

बीते वर्ष, 2021, में कई तरह की बदलती हुई राजनीतिक और सामाजिक गतिविधियां देखने को मिली। इस बदलती परिस्थिति में, हाशिए पर खड़े...

Ground report: For Modi supporters, rising unemployment, inflation a non-issue; construction of Ram temple...

Devanshi Batra, TwoCircles.net New Delhi: As the national capital goes to polls on May 25, the sixth phase of ongoing Lok Sabha elections 2024, Prime...

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Election Commission suspends IAS officer for checking PM Modi’s helicopter

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Only self determination can solve Kashmir problem: Er. Rashid

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